|US Patent #||PP17891|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Flower Color||Purple, Red|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||New flower color on 'Jackie'-like plant, but shorter.|
|Landscape Value||Sun garden, mixed beds or borders.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||6" / 10" / 12"|
|Soil (Garden)||Excellent porosity and high mineral.|
|Special Uses||Deer Resistant, Low Water Usage|
|Comments||Does well in S. CA. Deer and rabbits tend to leave the Verbascum alone. This is a short lived perennial. It's normal for our production crews to cut plants back to prevent crown rot.|
Has short spikes of red-purple flowers. Blooms and reblooms all summer from a felted rosette of leaves. Drought tolerant. Good drainage is a must.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 10″ / 12″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): —
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderately between waterings.|
|EC||0.75 – 1.0|
|pH||6.4 – 7.4|
|Fertility Needs||50 – 100 ppm|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||—|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
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